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Former Cardinals’ LB John Abraham wanted on battery charge

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BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – Former Cardinals outside linebacker John Abraham is wanted by Brookhaven, Ga., police, after allegedly giving a “business associate…a bloody nose” at a strip club. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution is reporting that the charge is stemming from a Feb. 28 alleged incident at the Pink Pony strip club. The Journal-Constitution got information about the alleged incident ... Read More »

Devin Booker: “I think I can surprise a lot of people”

5 December 2014: Kentucky Wildcats guard Devin Booker (1) and Texas Longhorns forward Jonathan Holmes (10) in a game between the Texas Longhorns and the Kentucky Wildcats at Rupp Arena in Lexington, KY.

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – Devin Booker’s been playing basketball since he was five-years-old. 13-years later he’s living out his dream of playing in the NBA, and he’s doing it with the Phoenix Suns. “To be in this position I am now, it really shows that hard work really does pay off,” Booker said. Suns’ general manager Ryan McDonough ... Read More »

Report: Brandon Knight to sign five-year, $70 million deal with Suns

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BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – Brandon Knight didn’t get a good enough opportunity to showcase his skills for the Phoenix Suns last season. An ankle injury limited Knight’s effectiveness, and his playing time – he played in just 11 games last season for Phoenix after coming over in a three-team trade on Feb. 19. Knight averaged 13.4 points, 2.1 ... Read More »

It was a 50-50 evening for Arizona Wildcats at NBA Draft

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BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – Four Arizona Wildcats declared themselves eligible for the 2015 NBA Draft, but only two were selected. Brandon Ashley, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, Stanley Johnson and T.J. McConnell were all hoping to hear their names called on Thursday night, but only Hollis-Jefferson and Johnson got to meet NBA Commissioner Adam Silver up on stage at the Barclays ... Read More »

Devin Booker ready for “next journey” with Suns

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BY: ED COLE PHOENIX – Devin Booker had no idea what team was going to select him in the 2015 NBA Draft, but he’s glad it’s over and done with, and he’s now a member of the Phoenix Suns. “Very excited. Really excited. I’m really excited for the whole situation,” Booker said. “I feel like with the up-beat tempo that ... Read More »

Suns take Kentucky G Devin Booker with 13th pick in 2015 NBA Draft

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BY: ED COLE PHOENIX – The Phoenix Suns frantically tried to trade out of the 13th position in the 2015 NBA Draft and up to the 9th position in order to take Wisconsin power forward Frank Kaminsky. That didn’t work, so Phoenix decided to stay put at 13, and they got another stellar talent in Kentucky guard Devin Booker. Booker ... Read More »

Arizona Coyotes release 2015-16 schedule

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BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – The Arizona Coyotes released their schedule for the 2015-16 season, which has them starting on the road at their Pacific Division rivals – the Los Angeles Kings – on Friday, October 9 at 7:30 p.m. The following night, Arizona has their home opener against Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and the Pittsburgh Penguins. The puck ... Read More »

Super Bowl XLIX brought an economic boom to Arizona

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 01:  Malcolm Butler #21 of the New England Patriots intercepts a pass by  Russell Wilson #3 of the Seattle Seahawks intended for Ricardo Lockette #83 late in the fourth quarter during Super Bowl XLIX at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 1, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – 114.4 million people tuned into Super Bowl XLIX, making it the most-watched television program in history. It was a colossal hit on television, and it was just as big a hit for the state of Arizona. A recent study completed by the Seidman Research Institute, W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, ... Read More »